A Victorian silver and enamel Scent Bottle.
A Victorian silver heart-shaped Scent Bottle, London 1873, by Jane Brownett. The scent bottle neck is engraved with a design registration lozenge, the front of the body is decorated with enamel bluebells surrounding owner’s initials ‘H.M.S.’ The spherical lid unscrews and is attached to the body with a chain, the whole is suspended with two chains from a finger ring.
Good. Some surface scratching to the reverse. The enamel good with a minor surface chip to the edge of one flower and light scratches to the glaze.
Length [excluding chain] – 8.90 cm.; Width – 5.60 cm.; Depth – 2 cm.; Weight – 70.90 gms.